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If you are on a course validated by the University of Bedfordshire or the University of Northampton you are also subject to the relevant university’s regulations relating to academic offences - see www.beds.ac.uk/studentexperience2/academic-information/academicdiscipline-policy and http://www.northampton. ac.uk/study/new-students/student-handbooksand-regulations/

Assessment Assessment will normally involve a combination of coursework and examinations. Your tutor will explain to you exactly how you will be assessed and what the deadline dates for submission of work will be. Examinations If you have examinations, it is your responsibility to make sure that you are aware of the time and location. If you have any clashes on the initial timetable (two exams at the same time) then you should inform the course manager concerned so that they can pass this information on to the exam timetabling staff. Mitigating Circumstances Circumstances may arise that prevent you from completing your assignments on time or even attending examinations. There are systems in place to deal with this, and these systems endeavour to ensure fairness and equity for all students. If there is a problem that is preventing you from meeting an assignment deadline then you must apply for an extension to the 25

Higher Education Student Handbook 2016-17  

Bedford College